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Medium:
Block-printed on handmade paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 51.5 x 56.5 cm (20 1/4 x 22 1/4 in.)
Type:
Wallcoverings
Sidewall and border
Made in:
France
Date:
1787–1800
Description:
Red and blue floral paper on a white ground in the style of an "Indian printed" with a border attached. Might have been printed from textile block. Border is simulation of lace drapery.
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. Gustav E. Kissel
Accession Number:
1949-144-1-a,b
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Wallcoverings Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4e1112009-b4a2-4720-b95c-27caf77ee099
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1949-144-1-a_b